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DistroWatch.com: Uruk GNU/Linux

Uruk GNU/Linux

Last Update: 2017-08-17 23:16 UTC


Uruk GNU/Linux is a free software desktop distribution based on Trisquel. It follows the licensing guidelines of the Free Software Foundation. Uruk primarily uses .deb package files, but strives to support a wide range of package formats, including .rpm files.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 227 (36), 6 months: 263 (27), 3 months: 271 (24), 4 weeks: 276 (23), 1 week: 253 (25)

Average visitor rating: 9/10 from 1 review(s).


Uruk Summary
Distribution Uruk GNU/Linux
Home Page https://urukproject.org/dist/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums --
Alternative User Forums LinuxQuestions.org
Documentation
Screenshots http://www.distroscreens.com/2016/05/uruk-gnulinux-10-screenshots.htmlDistroWatch Gallery
Screencasts
Download Mirrors https://sourceforge.net/projects/urukos/files/
Bug Tracker https://urukproject.org//bt/login_page.php
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Reviews 1.0: DistroWatch
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Feature 2.0-alpha 1.0
Release Date 2017-06-29 2016-04-13
End Of Life    
Price (US$) Free Free
Image Size (MB) 1200-1300MB  
Free Download ISO ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical
Default Desktop MATE MATE
Package Management DEB (apt) DEB (apt)
Release Model Fixed Fixed
Office Suite -- --
Processor Architecture i686 i686, x86_64
Init Software systemd systemd
Journaled File Systems Btrfs, ext3, ext4 Btrfs, ext3, ext4
Multilingual yes yes
Asian Language Support    
Full Package List 2.0-alpha 1.0
Package 2.0-alpha 1.0
abiword (3.0.2) -- --
alsa-lib (1.1.4.1) 1.0.27.2 1.0.27.2
ati-driver (16.40) -- --
bash (4.4) 4.3 4.3
bind (9.11.2) -- --
chromium (60.0.3112.101) -- --
cups (2.2.4) 2.1.3 1.7.2
dhcp (4.3.6) 4.3.3 4.2.4
e2fsprogs (1.43.5) 1.42.13 1.42.9
firefox (55.0.2) 54.0 44.0.2
freetype (2.8) 2.6.1 2.5.2
gcc (7.2.0) 5.3.1 4.8.2
gimp (2.8.22) -- 2.8.10
glibc (2.26) 2.23 2.19
gnome-shell (3.24.3) -- --
gnucash (2.6.17) -- --
gnumeric (1.12.35) -- --
grub (2.02) 2.02beta2 2.02beta2
gtk+ (3.22.18) 3.18.9 3.10.8
httpd (2.4.27) -- 2.4.7
inkscape (0.92.2) -- --
k3b (17.08.0) -- --
kmod (24) 22 15
libgnome (2.32.1) -- 2.32.1
libreoffice (5.4.0) 5.1.6rc2 4.2.8
linux (4.12.8) 4.8 4.2
Package 2.0-alpha 1.0
lxde-common (0.99.2) -- --
mariadb (10.2.8) -- --
mate-desktop (1.18.0) 1.12.1 1.8.0
mesa (17.1.6) 12.0.6 10.1.3
mysql (5.7.19) -- --
nautilus (3.24.2.1) -- --
NVIDIA (384.59) -- --
openbox (3.6.1) -- --
openjdk (8u144) 8u131 7u95
openssh (7.5p1) 7.2p2 6.6p1
openssl (1.1.0f) 1.0.2g 1.0.1f
perl (5.26.0) 5.22.1 5.18.2
php (7.1.8) -- --
plasma-desktop (5.10.4) -- --
postfix (3.2.2) -- --
postgresql (9.6.4) -- --
Python (3.6.2) 2.7.11 2.7.5
qt (5.9.1) 5.5.1 4.8.5
samba (4.6.7) -- 4.1.6
systemd (234) 229 204
thunderbird (52.3.0) 45.8.0 --
vim (8.0) 7.4 --
vlc (2.2.6) 2.2.2 2.1.6
xfdesktop (4.12.4) -- --
xorg-server (1.19.3) 1.18.4 1.15.1

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Version: 1.0
Rating: 9
Date: 2017-02-26
Votes: 6


Stable and fast distribution with many useful apps and tools especially with mate desktop, just need to replace the dummy caja file manager


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